Margin Trading Facility (MTF) - Upstox Help Center

Margin Trading Facility (MTF)

What is MTF?

Margin Trading Facility is a way to buy Stocks with just 50% funds. And you can borrow the remaining funds from Upstox for a small charge of Rs. 20/day and ...
Thu, 15 Jul, 2021 at 4:35 PM

How to activate MTF?

Activating MTF on Upstox is paperless, quick, easy and a one-time process, just follow these steps: 1.Log into your Upstox  account 2.Select an NSE ...
Mon, 11 Jul, 2022 at 1:48 PM

Do I need to activate MTF every time I am using it?

No. Activating MTF is a one-time, easy and quick process. Once activated you can use it whenever you want by switching on/off the “Get up to 50% funds from ...
Thu, 12 Aug, 2021 at 1:00 PM

Why is OTP authorization required to activate MTF?

An OTP is required to sign off on the T&C associated with using MTF on Upstox. 
Thu, 12 Aug, 2021 at 12:59 PM

What conditions to keep in mind while using MTF?

While using MTF, keep the following in mind: Stock bought as MTF can be held for a period of 150 days on a temporary basis and you can find them under yo...
Mon, 20 Jun, 2022 at 7:21 PM

Is MTF chargeable?

Yes, MTF is chargeable.   Upstox Charges (applicable per day till you exit the MTF position or until repayment) Interest: ₹20/day for slabs of ₹40,000 ...
Tue, 21 Jun, 2022 at 4:06 PM

Are charges applicable only once?

Upstox charges are applicable every day till you sell your MTF positions or until repayment of the borrowed amount.    Example: You’ve taken ₹70,000 as Ma...
Mon, 20 Jun, 2022 at 7:24 PM

What is the applicable limit under MTF?

At any given time the total amount you avail from MTF shouldn’t exceed ₹12,50,000. 
Tue, 21 Jun, 2022 at 10:04 AM

How do I return the money borrowed for MTF?

Stocks bought with MTF appear under the Positions tab (not Holdings). So, you need to exit your ‘positions’ within 150 days on a temporary basis  (of your p...
Mon, 9 May, 2022 at 5:15 PM

How to buy a MTF position?

Once MTF is activated, buying Stocks using MTF is easy. Just follow these steps: 1.Log into your Upstox  account   2. Click on the ‘Accounts’ tab and ...
Thu, 23 Jun, 2022 at 5:02 PM